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February 12, 2013
South Korean army soldiers patrol along barbed-wire fences at the Imjingak Pavilion, near the demilitarized zone of Panmunjom, in Paju, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. South Korea is confirming that North Korea has tested a nuclear device in defiance of U.N. orders to stop building atomic weapons. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
North Korea conducts third controversial nuke test
February 12, 2013 - 8:53am
In this photo from last year, President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address on Capitol Hill in Washington. As President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech Tuesday night, Feb. 12, 2013, he presides over an economy much healthier than the one he inherited four years ago. Yet growth remains slow and unemployment high. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Obama to announce 34K troops to be home in 1 year
February 12, 2013 - 8:50am
February 4, 2013
Diana West: Women fight, civilization loses
February 4, 2013 - 11:16pm
February 2, 2013
Deputy veterans affairs commissioner visits with task force
February 2, 2013 - 4:19pm
January 29, 2013
Franken nominates 2 BHS seniors
January 29, 2013 - 5:18pm
January 11, 2013
President Barack Obama, right, shakes hands last May with with Afghan President Hamid Karzai, left, during their meeting at the NATO Summit in Chicago. The Obama administration gave the first explicit signal Tuesday that it might leave no troops in Afghanistan after December 2014. Karzai is scheduled to meet with Obama at the White House on Friday. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Obama, Karzai agree to speed military transition
January 11, 2013 - 12:47pm
January 9, 2013
US may leave no troops in Afghanistan beyond 2014
January 9, 2013 - 11:31am
January 8, 2013
President Barack Obama will nominate former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel as his next defense secretary. The selection of the decorated Vietnam combat veteran sets up a potentially contentious confirmation hearing because Hagel has come under scrutiny from his former colleagues over his positions on Israel and Iran. Some Republicans already have declared their public opposition to Hagel replacing Pentagon chief Leon Panetta in Obama's second-term Cabinet. (AP Photo/Dave Weaver, File)
Obama defense pick faces rough going in Senate
January 8, 2013 - 8:30am
January 7, 2013
Obama taps Hagel for Pentagon, Brennan for CIA
January 7, 2013 - 8:26am
January 3, 2013
US drones kill senior Taliban figure in Pakistan
January 3, 2013 - 2:35pm
December 14, 2012
Military News
December 14, 2012 - 10:33pm
December 7, 2012
In this file photo, a small boat rescues a USS West Virginia crew member from the water after the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on Dec. 7, 1941 during World War II. Two men can be seen on the superstructure, upper center. President Barack Obama on Thursday issued a proclamation declaring Dec. 7 a day of remembrance in honor of the 2,400 Americans who died at Pearl Harbor. He urged federal agencies, organizations and others to fly their flags at half-staff. (AP Photo, File)
Pearl Harbor dead remembered on 71st anniversary
December 7, 2012 - 8:33am
November 26, 2012
Scotty Allison's Veterans Overwatch: Little-known benefit can help in care of veterans, spouses
November 26, 2012 - 12:09am
November 21, 2012
Harold Fruetel recalls Thanksgiving of 1944 when he was in England, preparing with fellow soldiers for the Battle of the Bulge. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Bemidji man is thankful for a lifetime of memories
November 21, 2012 - 5:06pm
November 19, 2012
TrekNorth students, Neilson Place seniors send holiday mail to soldiers
November 19, 2012 - 11:55pm